MEPhI improves its position in TOP-100 of THE “Physical Sciences”

On November 7, the Times Higher Education (THE) has published results of subject ratings which were presented at the Research Excellence Summit “Institutional transformation towards world-class research in the natural sciences”.

MEPhI entered the TOP-100 best universities in the world (78th place in the world and 2nd among Russian universities) in the subject ranking "Physical Sciences" 2019. The University has improved its position by 11 places compared to last year.

It is important to note that for the sixth year in a row MEPhI is in the TOP 100 of this rating – the best result among all Russian universities.

13 performance indicators are used in the preparation of the subject rankings, which are grouped into five areas: teaching (learning environment); research (volume, income and reputation); citation (research impact); international interaction (employees, students and research); income from production activities (knowledge transfer).

According to the Project 5-100